Re: OT - Getting fired for database oops

From: Mike Haddon <>
Date: Mon, 18 May 2009 23:32:25 -0500
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I will bet that DBA manager had never been a DBA.

Mathias Magnusson wrote:
> Maybe the moral could also be to not fire people while being angry,
> upset, and stressed out. I'm sure an organization that operates under
> the assumption that a mistake is a fireable offence does't run very
> well.
> From this story I'm pretty sure I'd have gone home and posted my
> resume the very day I heard how he had treated a coworker. I would not
> want to work for that manager any longer than it took me to land a new
> job.
> Settling usually means that money is payed. I bet the company ended up
> paying...
> Mathias

Received on Mon May 18 2009 - 23:32:25 CDT

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